Saturday, March 24, 2012

Today in Labor History—March 24

March 24, 1974 - The Coalition of Labor Union Women was founded on this date in Chicago by 3,000 women trade unionists from 58 labor organizations. The coalition was created to promote equal rights and better wages and working conditions for women workers. Today there are tens of thousands of CLUW members in 75 chapters throughout the United States. (From Workday Minnesota)

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